A Glen Burnie man was shot in the right knee by two men who tried to rob him and his cousin as they walked along a residential street Friday morning.
William Ray Snook, 20, of the 8200 block of Kramer Court was treated and released from North Arundel Hospital.
He told police that he and his cousin were walking along Nolpark Drive in Glen Burnie about 1 a.m. when they were approached by two armed men who demanded money.
Snook and his cousin struggled with their assailants, and one of them fired a shotgun, striking Snook in the right knee. The assailants then fled.
Two arrested in assault near Glen Burnie Sears
A Glen Burnie man and an Essex man were arrested Thursday on charges of assaulting and robbing a third man near the Glen Burnie Sears store.
Ricky N. Smith, 20, of the 100 block of Warwickshire Lane in Glen Burnie and Anthony Devonshire, 22, of the 1400 block of Hadwick Drive in Essex were charged with robbery, assault and battery, and theft.
They were being held at the county Detention Center, Smith on $200,000 bail and Devonshire on $50,000 bail.
The victim, whom police did not identify, said he was walking on Shelly Road behind the department store on Ritchie Highway about 3: 30 p.m. when two men approached him and asked him for money, cigarettes and marijuana.
The victim said he did not have any money but offered them cigarettes.
The men then grabbed him, punched him and took an undisclosed amount of money from the victim's pants pockets.
Police found two men who fit the victim's description of his assailants nearby, and the victim identified them, police said.
$1,500 in materials stolen at construction site
Someone stole more than $1,500 worth of construction
material Thursday from a house under construction in Glen Burnie, county police said.
The thief broke into the house in the 400 block of Lincoln Drive zTC between midnight and 7: 30 a.m. and took $1,527 worth of construction supplies, including two boxes of drywall glue and 20 buckets of spackle.
Motor parts stolen from parked car
Thieves took more than $1,500 worth of motor parts from a Pasadena man's car while it was parked in front of his house overnight Wednesday, county police said.
Paul M. Liverette, 21, of the 7900 block of Sutherland Court told police he had parked his blue 1989 Ford Mustang in front of his home about 8 p.m. Wednesday.
When he returned to his car about 11: 30 a.m. Thursday, he found that someone had pried open the top of the driver's door to get in and steal the auto parts, along with the faceplate on the car radio, police said.
Pub Date: 9/01/96